STATS USA

More than 330 million people live in the United States (link)

Who are these people, over whom our next President will preside? Consider this random, though vetted, assortment of statistics about our country. (Note: * indicates that I adjusted a statistic by one percent — never more — for consistency in this listicle.)

1% of us controls 29% of our nation’s wealth: over $25 trillion (link)

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